The 2012 Summer Olympicsare right around the corner – no, seriously, they’re on Friday.
As much as we'd love tosit around all day (and night) watching event after event and rooting for theU.S.A., we started to wonder why some of our favorite celebs aren’t in any of thegames. Stars like Katy Perry and Will Smith are spotted doing the exact samething as the Olympians all the time!
So, in honor of Olympic Summer Games, take a look at which celebrities we think should compete in the Olympics! Hey, there’s always next time, or more like 2016.
She looks like THAT in abathing suit. She’d definitely distract the opposing team!
Basketball: Ben Affleck
Ben would represent theStates ONLY if he could wear that uniform. It’s priceless.
Track: Eva Mendes
I mean come on. Look atthat form! That’s got gold medal written all over it.
Cycling: Katy Perry
Katy would definitely bringsome fun to the serious sport with that smile plastered on her face. All of theother countries would fall in love with her!
Soccer: Will Ferrell
Who wouldn’t want Will Ferrellon their team?! Once you can answer that question, then we’ll talk.
Tennis: Will Smith
We mainly picked himjust because of this photo. But if he can destroy aliens like in Men in Black,then he can obviously bring home the gold with that tennis racket.
Swimming: Patrick Dempsy
He swims with sunglasses. That takes some serious skill. Plus by the looks of it, he definitely has the breathing technique down.
Golf: Justin Timberlake
This is what Justin said about golf back in 2011: “Entertaining and golf have two important things in common — rhythm and harmony. If you can dance well, when you get on the golf course, you’re going to have a nice harmonious, rhythmic golf swing.” Enough said.
If you could be in any Olympic sport, what would it be? Let us know in the comments section below!
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